Freelance profile

Mark Watts

London-based reporter specialising in investigations on a wide range of current-affairs subjects, especially related to government, politics or business. Worked in television current affairs for many years, including World in Action where he helped expose former defence minister Jonathan Aitken; presented more than 100 editions of live discussion television programmes on Press TV and the Islam Channel; former chief investigative reporter on Sunday Business; has worked on various titles, including Sunday Express, The Sunday Times, Daily Mirror, The Independent on Sunday, and has contributed to many others; author of ‘The Fleet Street Sewer Rat’; and co-ordinator of the FOIA Centre.

Contact details:

Street: No 335, 14 Tottenham Court Road
Postcode: W1T 1JY
Region/nation: London
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: 07973 720315
Mobile: 07973 720315


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ReporterRates: Reporter
BroadcasterRates: Broadcasting
Book writerRates: Print media - writing books
Feature writerRates: Print media
Subeditor or editorRates: Sub-editing
TrainerRates: Teaching/training
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  • Current affairs
  • Politics
  • Business and commerce
  • Finance and economics
  • Industry
  • Military and defence
  • Foreign affairs and overseas
  • Media
  • European Community
  • Travel/tourism

Major clients:

  • Mail on Sunday
  • The Sunday Times
  • Sunday Express
  • Daily Express
  • The Daily Telegraph

Profile last updated: 2008-05-08 16:04:52